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Hi I'm Blake

Im a movie enthusiast. I'm an impressionist. I was adopted as a 1 day old. I love to laugh. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a very open and outgoing person. I normally enjoy out-door recreational activities such as hiking and camping. I just graduated from High School and am about to serve a mission in Eastern Central Florida. I love all various types of art including drawing, pastel painting, water color painting and sculpting, science and creative writing. I've been accepted into college at the University of Utah and want to pursue the medical field. The school I graduated from was both my middle school and high school, I attended for six years finishing my high school career by graduating with high honors. This was a Charter school specifically for those with high functioning Autism. My younger brother has mild Autism, and he was accepted by the school and myself and my other siblings had the opportunity to attend the school as well and benefit form the small classes, one on one learning, and genuine staff and education. I love the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Why I am a Mormon

I was adopted into a Mormon family, from an unmarried birth mother. My life has been nothing short of a blessing in of itself. I was raised with Mormon standards, yes, but I also learned the most important skills in life. Such as, give more than you get, love everyone you meet regardless of differences, always be prepared and willing to help, never look at life like it will never go anywhere. I've learned to keep making progress regardless of opposition, don't let anyone persuade me that I am less that great, or my potential will never get met or progress made, that it's important to be a friend before sharing my opinions, and to never ever ever, give up. I am a Mormon because I choose to be. I was not persuaded or convinced by anyone. The only convincing that ever took place was I could see the overwhelming truth that the Gospel is all about. I am Mormon, I know that I am, I live like a Mormon everyday of my life , and I will want to be remembered as one.

How I live my faith

I like to model my life after my father. My father is very optimistic and almost never has a bad thing to say about anything. Jesus Christ loves everyone of God's children, no matter who they are or what they do. I follow in both paths of my father and Jesus Christ, combining pure optimism, mostly anyway, and loving all of God's children. I feel that the LDS Church is a church that I can always follow. One of many promises I can receive from my Father in Heaven, is the gift of free agency. I may not be like most people, but I cannot feel comfortable, not being able to control where I end up in life and where I will go when I pass on. I feel very good about being responsible for myself. With God's grant of free agency, I have the ability to choose whatever I believe is right. The best part about it, is when I choose to follow Him and to do as he asks of me, I gain and receive more freedom than if I did not do as he asks of me. I believe I made the choice to follow Christ before I came to earth. I had faith in Him and faith in myself to make the right choices on earth. I have a testimony of the truth of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and I fully believe that the Latter Day Prophet is called of God, and whatever he teaches and prophesy's of, is by revelation and for the wonderful benefit of all Heavenly Father's children. I made the choice to believe in Christ before I came to earth, and that by living by faith and re-making that decision to follow Christ and to come down to Earth, it's like I am re-born each and every day. I believe that I can and will live with my Father in Heaven again.